Monthly Archives: November 2011

Spare me from what?

“Lord, here burn, here cut, and dry up in me all that hinders me from going to You, that You may spare me in eternity.” St Louis Bertrand Perhaps you don’t like the idea that eternal salvation can depend on works. … Continue reading

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The Work of Prayer

“God gives us some things, as the beginning of faith, even when we do not pray. Other things, such as perseverance, he has only provided for those who pray.” –St Augustine Justification is by faith alone. “While we were yet … Continue reading

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The Early Church

“For the Christians are distinguished from other men neither by country, nor language, nor the customs which they observe. For they neither inhabit cities of their own, nor employ a peculiar form of speech, nor lead a life which is … Continue reading

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The Later Church

Is it any wonder that there are atheists in the world, when the church behaves so abominably? —Voltaire—

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